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Intel Core i5-2300 vs Core i7-7700K

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3DMark Fire Strike Physics Score

Core i7-7700K 13880 points
Core i5-2300 4690 points
Difference: 9190 (196%)

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Combined Speed (all threads combined)

Core i7-7700K 33.6 GT/s
Core i5-2300 11.2 GT/s
Difference: 22.4 (200%)

Core Speed

Core i7-7700K 4.2 GHz
Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz
Difference: 1.4 (50%)

Threads

Core i7-7700K 8
Core i5-2300 4
Difference: 4 (100%)

TDP

Core i5-2300 95 Watts
Core i7-7700K 91 Watts
Difference: 4 (4%)

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Model Core i5-2300 Core i7-7700K
Manufacturer Intel Intel
Architecture Sandy Bridge Kaby Lake-S (14 nm)
Core Speed 2.8 GHz 4.2 GHz
Hyperthreading No Yes
Cores / Modules 4 4
Total Threads 4 8
Turbo 1/2/2/3 4.5 GHz
L2 Cache 4 x 256 KB 4 x 256 KB
L3 Cache 6 MB 8 MB
GPU Model HD Graphics 2000 HD Graphics 630
TDP 95 Watts 91 Watts
Socket LGA 1155 LGA 1151
Released 2011-01-01 January 2017

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